What We Did Not Reveal: Life is Strange Updates

What We Did Not Reveal: Life is Strange Updates

What We Know from the Previous Report: Announced on August 11th, 2014, the developer of Remember Me (Dontnod Entertainment) and the publisher of the Final Fantasy series (Square Enix) are collaborating to produce a new episodic project called Life is Strange. Similar to TellTale’s Walking Dead and Wolf Among Us series, this narrative story will be digitally released and distributed into different episodes; in each episode, the player’s actions will […]

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Announcement to Happen at Tokyo Game Show in 2 Weeks

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Announcement to Happen at Tokyo Game Show in 2 Weeks

Metal Gear Solid creator and director Hideo Kojima appeared at Sony’s pre-Tokyo Game Show presentation and announced there will be more news regarding his upcoming open-world stealth title, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, at TGS in 2 weeks’ time. Rumours have been fuelled over the past few months that The Phantom Pain may see a release date in Q4 of 2014, but no doubt any time frame on […]

Saints Row IV: Gat Out of Hell Gameplay Footage

Saints Row IV: Gat Out of Hell Gameplay Footage

Saints Row IV has a new DLC called Gat Out of Hell, which will release on January 27, 2015, and boy, these developers never run out of ideas! In this DLC, you play as Gat, the man himself, in an attempt to piss of Satan in order to rescue your main character from previous Saints Row games. This isn’t a full Saints Row game, but a standalone expansion for Saints […]

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Will Have Season Pass, 4 DLC Add-on Packs

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Will Have Season Pass, 4 DLC Add-on Packs

During Gearbox’s panel at PAX Prime 2014, the company revealed that their upcoming game, Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, will have four post-release downloadable content add-on packs (What a mouthful…). Gamers will also have the option of purchasing a season pass for the game that grants access to all upcoming content, at a discounted price. Individually, each DLC pack will cost $9.99, while players who opt to nab the Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Season Pass can […]

Destiny: 7 Reasons Gamers Should Be Excited

Destiny: 7 Reasons Gamers Should Be Excited

Destiny is less than one week away and it was time to bundle the excitement with a challenge to the Destiny community. On 29 Aug 14 a poll was posted on Bungie.net for the fans to settle their overall excitement and make a decision. Destiny fans finally had to come to terms with one simple question; what portion of Destiny most excites you? Votes have been tallied and with over 900 votes, […]

Call of Duty: Black Ops II and Ghosts offer Double XP Weekend

Call of Duty: Black Ops II and Ghosts offer Double XP Weekend

Treyarch Studios is obviously making a common trend to provide these double experience points during the first weekend of the month, but Infinity Ward is also joining in this action. Henceforth, Call of Duty: Black Ops II  and Call of Duty: Ghosts fanatics should embrace their offer, especially Wii-U users who are still checking out Nuketown 2025; this downloadable content (DLC) map was originally a pre-order incentive for Call of Duty: Black […]

Lizard Squad Exposed, Caught By Federal Authorities?

Lizard Squad Exposed, Caught By Federal Authorities?

Apparently, a Twitter user known as Activist Revolution has exposed vital information belonging to members of Lizard Squad, the “hacker” group responsible for this week’s DDoS attacks that affected a number of online game services. Lizard Squad Exposed? Activist Revolution has purportedly tracked down Lizard Squad, and exposed various members’  information (including IP addresses), which was supposedly done through a web chat service. You can see a corresponding tweet (and photo) below: […]

Saints Row Director Addresses Feminist Criticism Of Video Games

Saints Row Director Addresses Feminist Criticism Of Video Games

The creative developer of the Saints Row franchise, Steve Jaros, has opened up about recent criticism regarding the misrepresentation of women in modern video games. Jaros responded a day after media critic, Anita Sarkeesian, released the latest video in her Tropes Vs. Women in Video Games series. Steve Jaros said the following in a related tweet: “This is something we all should be better at. Yes the original saints Row is […]

Saint’s Row IV Expansion Announced: Gat Out Of Hell

Saint’s Row IV Expansion Announced: Gat Out Of Hell

Before we continue, I’m going to take responsibility for jumping the gun yesterday about the Saint’s Row tweet.  I was wrong. I was too quick to judge, and I’m sorry for inflating and popping your Saint’s Row V hype balloons like a sadistic birthday clown. Really, though, I should have seen this coming. It’s one of the golden rules of the video games industry: Why charge full price for a full […]

Activision Making An Offer To Buy Take-Two Interactive?

Activision Making An Offer To Buy Take-Two Interactive?

There are rumors flying around the gaming-sphere that Activision, the company behind the beloved/hated Call of Duty series, could possibly be making an offer to purchase Take-Two Interactive, publisher of the Grand Theft Auto series. The rumor stems from recent analyst reports. Activision To Buy Out Take-Two Interactive? According to Mike Hickey, an analyst for Benchmark, both Activision and Take-Two Interactive are attempting to integrate into the movie business. A possible factor for […]